With a camera in my hands: a life history by William Osgood Field, C. S. Brown

By William Osgood Field, C. S. Brown

William O. box is famous by means of many because the father of recent glaciology in North the United States. His existence and paintings are the topic of this oral biography, informed to and compiled by way of Suzanne Brown. In his personal attribute voice, box narrates his life--but as well as phrases, he speaks via his digital camera, which was once a device either one of his vital medical contributions and of his instinctive skill to visually catch background being made throughout him.Field's existence begun at the east coast, yet journeys to Alaska, the Canadian Rockies, and the Caucasus encouraged a occupation that despatched him on foreign travels as an expert on glacier reviews. a vital clinical perception was once his trust that glaciers carry the secrets and techniques to fluctuations in weather and the surroundings. hence, box begun in 1926 to systematically record and computer screen alterations in glaciers and persevered till his dying, leaving a longitudinal list of monstrous worth to the learn of glaciers and weather swap. He discusses this specific clinical method along colourful stories of the folk he traveled with and met at the approach, of the areas they went, and of the background they witnessed.C Suzanne Brown supplementations the clinical, ancient, and private points of Field's spoken biography with extra pictures, maps, references, and heritage details, making a richly visible e-book. without delay precious, attractive, and engrossing, With A digital camera in my palms makes an enormous contribution to glaciology, geology, biography, the historical past of technology, and the background of the North.

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Panzerkampfwagen III by Michael Jerchel, Waldemar Trojca

By Michael Jerchel, Waldemar Trojca

Panzer Tracts. #03-1. Panzerkampfwagen III КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Издательство: Darlington Productions Серия: Panzer Tracts 3-1 Автор(ы): Tomas L. Jentz Название: Panzerkampfwagen III Ausf A, B, C und D improvement and creation from 1934 to 1938 plus the Leichttraktor and Krupp's M.K.A. Язык: English Год издания: 2006 Количество страниц: seventy six ISBN: 0-9771643-4-9 Формат: pdf (300 dpi)Размер: 40.9 mb eighty five

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Splendeur des Uniformes de Napoleon: La Garde Impériale à by G. Charmy

By G. Charmy

;Splendeur des Uniformes de Napoléon (Tome 2): l. a. Garde Impériale à Pied КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Название: Splendeur des Uniformes de Napoléon (Tome 2): los angeles Garde Impériale à Pied Автор: G. Charmy Издательство: variants Charles Hérissey Год: 2003 Страниц: 234 Язык: french Формат: PDF Размер: 136(+3%)Мб 2-й том интереснейшей серии, посвященной униформе армии Наполеона.Этот том серии посвящен униформе пешей Гвардии Наполеона. Подробно разбирается униформа различных частей пешей Гвардии.Издание богато иллюстрировано и содержит 138 цветных рисунков с изображениями солдат и отдельных деталей обмундирования. eighty five

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Buch und Text: Literatur- und kulturhistorische by Wolf, Jürgen

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